[tex-live] XITS version hasn't been upgraded yet

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Thu May 5 09:48:43 CEST 2011

Pander <pander at users.sourceforge.net> wrote:

> On 2011-05-04 23:28, Karl Berry wrote:
> >     The new XITS version we were talking about two weeks ago hasn't been
> >     upgraded in TeX Live yet. Can someone have a look at it?
> > 
> > To repeat: the version in TL is (and to my knowledge always has been,
> > modulo a day or two after an update), the same as the version on CTAN.
> > What exact file are you talking about, and what CTAN host are you
> > looking at?
> http://tlcontrib.metatex.org/2010

that's not a ctan site.

> and version in otf files is 1.006

on tlcontrib?  what's that to do with anything? -- remember tl has no
control of tlcontrib, and tlcontrib shouldn't used except for specific
packages not otherwise available (like dev builds of luatex).

> > What I am comparing are the following files against the UK node.
> >   xits-bold.otf xits-bolditalic.otf xits-italic.otf xits-math.otf
> >   xits-regular.otf FONTLOG.txt Makefile OFL-FAQ.txt OFL.txt README
> >   user-guide.tex xits-specimen.tex xits-bold.sfd xits-bolditalic.sfd
> >   xits-italic.sfd xits-math.sfd xits-regular.sfd xits.fea

i've just re-checked a couple of those, and i agree.

(i've also confirmed that cambridge holds v 1.010 -- which in its turn
confirms that tl has the right version.)


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